Middleware Administrator


July 21, 2021

Brno, CZ

We build phenomenal products that our customers rely on so it’s important they are running at their best. As a Systems Management Specialist, you will work with the latest software to keep moving business forward. Whether it’s our Engineering teams that need a test environment or our software running in production, we are seeking skilled systems management professionals ready for the challenge.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Management and administration of various middleware products such as Oracle WebLogic, Apache, Tomcat, WebSphere Products, Cognos, Datastage.
Your job will be:
  • To take care of all the middleware and Business Intelligence products that we support (installation, upgrade and maintenance)
  • Design, develop and maintain configuration and tooling for various accounts
  • Solve customer technical and functional issues
  • Meet high availability and performance goals according to our SLA (Incident, Change, Service Request)
  • Ensure integration with underlying platform and with logging, monitoring and alerting systems
  • Maintain and contribute to improvement of all services such as documentation, scripts and automation.

As an IBM employee, you will be entitled to the following benefits:
  • 5 weeks of paid vacation
  • Elaborate education program for each employee - training during the work career, courses are lead by professional lectors; e-learning education; flexible education plan for each job position
  • Strong career opportunities
  • Access to Hi-tech; MAC@IBM
  • Above standard Medical Care
  • Discounts in Sports, Culture, Healthcare, Childcare, Finance, Electronics
  • Global Travel and Life insurance
  • Contribution to the Pension fund
  • IBM stock purchase plan

You will have the opportunity to:
  • Join our Succeeding@IBM Program - a structured on-boarding and development program
  • Become part of our diverse and multinational community and collaborate within global and local teams
  • Gain knowledge and develop skills through our world-class trainings
  • Benefit from mentoring and coaching
  • Balance your work with your life and enjoy a flexible working environment

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Skills and knowledge of various middleware products WebSphere Products, MS IIS, Weblogic, JBoss, Tomcat
  • Good knowledge to work with multiple platforms (LINUX, AIX, WINDOWS) and different architecture.
  • knowledge of TCP/IP based computer networks and common internet protocols
- Operating system general knowledge: processes, network configuration, performance of resources (memory, cpu), filesystems/disks, files - rights, users...
  • Good knowledge of shell scripting
  • Problem Solving
  • Growth mindset
  • Proficiency in English (communication verbal/written)
  • No problem to participate in 24x7 on-call support

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Scripting skill (Perl, Jython, Python, Json,Java, Php)
  • Ansible Playbook development and deployment.
  • Cloud Administration (AWS, Azure, IBM Cloud…)
  • Hadoop Installation and administration.
  • Design thinking
  • French Speaker Basic level.
About Business UnitThis position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.
As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.
Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.
We will work flexibly and in partnership with our customers to amplify business outcomes while always pushing ourselves to improve and meet all opportunities. Come join our team of diverse, devoted, and empathetic technology experts who are at the center of discovering what’s next.
Please note: The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.
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